What are the Course Objectives?
Why ComPTIA PenTest+ is different?
CompTIA PenTest+ is the only penetration testing course that ensures each candidate possesses the skills, knowledge, and ability to perform tasks on systems. PenTest+ course also includes management skills used to plan, scope, and manage weaknesses, not just exploit them. PenTest+ is unique because our course teaches a candidate to demonstrate the hands-on ability and knowledge to test devices in new environments such as the cloud and mobile, in addition to traditional desktops and servers.
What topics are covered in the CompTIA PenTest+ exam?
The CompTIA PenTest+ course enables you to have the knowledge and skills required to plan and scope an assessment, understand legal and compliance requirements, perform vulnerability scanning and penetration testing, analyze data, and effectively report and communicate results.
How many Questions can I expect in the CompTIA PenTest+?
Maximum of 85 questions
What are the type of Questions asked in the CompTIA PenTest+?
Performance-based and multiple choice
What is the Length and passing score of the ComPTIA PenTest+?
165 minutes and 750 (on a scale of 100-900)
Who should take this course?
What are the Jobs that use CompTIA PenTest+?
How are the jobs for CompTIA Pentest+ certified Professional in general?
There are a lot of job openings in the IT field, more specifically in cybersecurity. Organizations have a shortage of cybersecurity professionals who are looking to get into this field. So, the organization gives excellent opportunities to CompTIA Pentest+ certified professionals. In the penetration testing role, you use some of the essential tools hackers use. You learn how the entire hacking process works and identify vulnerabilities by going through a process that hackers normally would.
How much can I earn after complete CompTIA Pentest+ Certification?
Let’s look at the information security analysts position as an example. While the above-median salary gives you a sense of where the majority of wages fall, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics also gives percentiles that show the highest and lowest salaries for that job title:
As of August 2020, PayScale reports a nationwide average penetration tester salary of $84,690. Actual offers may come with lower or higher salary figures, depending on industry, location, experience, and performance requirements.
What is a penetration tester?
Maybe you’ve been exposed to the idea of being an ethical hacker through movies or television, and this profession intrigues you or maybe you already work in the security field and you’d like to move into a penetration tester (pentester) role. If either of these are true, then you’ve come to the right place.Pentesters specialize in identifying and exploiting weaknesses within organizations. Pentesters not only work to discover weaknesses in servers and applications but also in people. To be a successful pentester, you must know how to use a variety of tools, and you should be able to write scripts in multiple languages, as this allows you to write your own tools and create time-saving scripts.
What do I learn from CompTIA PenTest+ training course?
The CompTIA PenTest+ certification course will walk you through the process of performing a pentest. You’ll also become familiar with many popular tools and scripting languages. Whether you’re interested in becoming a pentester or simply curious about the profession, this course is for you. Not only will this course prepare you for the certification exam, but it will also arm you with the skills necessary for entering into the mysterious realm of pentesting.
What is Cloud Playground?
Cloud Playground lets you build skills in real-world AWS, Google Cloud, and Azure environments. Spin up risk-free Sandboxes, Servers and Terminals and follow along with courses, test a new idea or prepare for exams.
Why should I Earn CompTIA Pen Test+ Certification?
Here are few reasons:
Job Opportunities: There are a lot of job openings in the IT field, more specifically in cybersecurity. Organizations have a shortage of cybersecurity professionals who are looking to get into this field. So, the organization gives excellent opportunities to CompTIA Pentest+ certified professionals. In the penetration testing role, you use some of the essential tools hackers use. You learn how the entire hacking process works and identify vulnerabilities by going through a process that hackers normally would.
Prove your knowledge: CompTIA Pentest+ certification is like proof that validates the skills that you have covered during training.
Make an impact: Research indicated that IT professionals with CompTIA Pentest+ perform at a higher level than those who are not certified.
Created by security professionals: Cybersecurity professionals have designed the CompTIA Pentest+ certification with many years of experience to solve security issues at the enterprise level. CompTIA Pentest+ certification exam questions are designed to encourage the functionality of the entire certification.
Course Number : COMP-8-0199
Duration : 48 hours
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